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Roach, Bert 1891-1971

Overview
Works: 49 works in 96 publications in 3 languages and 2,078 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Film adaptations  Silent films  Romantic comedy films  Romance films  Comedy films  History  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Film noir 
Roles: Actor, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Bert Roach
Publications by Bert Roach
Publications by Bert Roach, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Bert Roach
San Francisco by W. S Van Dyke( visu )
2 editions published between 1936 and 2006 in English and held by 536 libraries worldwide
A Barbary Coast saloonkeeper and a Nob Hill impresario are rivals for the affections of a beautiful singer, both personally and professionally in 1906 San Francisco
The crowd by King Vidor( visu )
27 editions published between 1928 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 444 libraries worldwide
Mary, a working girl, meets John Sims, a dreamer who believes that luck will eventally bring him success. They marry after their first date to Coney Island, and honeymoon at Niagara Falls. After 5 years and two children, John, who works as a clerk, has not distinguished himself from the rest of the "crowd." Winning $500 in a slogan contest brightens their lives, but the death of the younger child causes John to become despondent. He and Mary quarrel; he loses his job and becomes a door-to-door salesman; and Mary follows her family's advice to leave him. John is at the point of committing suicide when consideration for his son prevents him. The couple eventually overcome their hardships and finally reunite
Love me tonight by Rouben Mamoulian( visu )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 363 libraries worldwide
A Parisian tailor begins a whirlwind romance with a princess after pretending to be a member of the nobility himself
Carole Lombard : the glamour collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 240 libraries worldwide
(Man of the world) A young American girl visits Paris accompanied by her fiancee and her wealthy uncle. (We're not dressing) Beautiful high society type Doris Worthington is entertaining guests on her yacht in the Pacific when it hits a reef and sinks. (Hands across the table) A loafer and a manicurist, both planning to marry money, meet and form an uneasy alliance. (Love before breakfast) Kay bounces between boyfriend Bill and a Wall Street tycoon who thinks he knows what's best for her and bosses her around. (The princess comes across) A woman pretends to be royalty in order to get aboard a crusie ship. (True confession) Helen and Ken are a pretty strange couple, she is a pathological liar, and he is a scrupulously honest lawyer
Film noir classic collection double feature ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 167 libraries worldwide
Decoy: A drop-dead femme fatale revives her hunk from the dead because he knows where the $400,000 in loot is buried
The man in the iron mask ( visu )
1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 73 libraries worldwide
The rightful King of France is imprisoned by his pretender-to-the-throne twin brother. The legendary musketeer D'Artagnan rallies his now aged swashbuckling companions Porthos, Athos and Aramis to rescue the real King, whom they have raised from infancy
Double wedding ( visu )
3 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and held by 47 libraries worldwide
The head of a wealthy family attempts to dissuade her younger sister from a career in Hollywood, with humorous results
Bird of paradise by King Vidor( visu )
10 editions published between 1932 and 2012 in English and held by 46 libraries worldwide
A Handsome South Seas soldier of fortune falls in love with the daughter of a Polynesian native chieftain. Alas, their idyllic romance is destined to come to a sudden and violent end: tribal custom decrees that she is to be sacrificed to the local volcano. After initial resistance, the heroine nobly resigns herself to her fate, realizing that there is no place for her in her white lover₂s civilization
Mad about music ( visu )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 44 libraries worldwide
"Hollywood darling Deanna Durbin lights up the screen in her charming portrayal of a movie star's lonely daughter who invents the ideal father to impress her Switzerland boarding-school mates."
The Wind by Victor Sjöström( visu )
1 edition published in 1991 in No Linguistic Content and held by 25 libraries worldwide
The Crowd: Episodes in the life of a New York city clerk showing the plight of workaday men and women in urban America. The Wind: Drama of a woman in Texas, battling the relentless and ever-present wind, and her confusion stemming from the affections of two men
Murders in the Rue Morgue by Robert Florey( visu )
3 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in English and held by 20 libraries worldwide
" ... a lunatic scientist scours Paris for a bride for his pet gorilla."
Slapstick encyclopedia ( visu )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 17 libraries worldwide
Volume 3. Focuses on the work of Mack Sennett during the 1920s. Volume 4. Includes works that feature women, dispelling the myth that comedy is primarily a man's domain
So long Letty ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Single woman Letty Robbins switches places with the wife-next-door to impress her conventional (and rich) Uncle Claude
Murders in the Rue Morgue / Island of lost souls / screenplay by Philip Wylie and Waldemar Young ; directed by Erle C. Kenton ( visu )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
In Murders in the Rue Morgue, a deranged scientist, Dr. Mirakle, searches Paris for a "prospective bride" for his pet gorilla. In Island of lost souls, a benign-looking doctor lives and performs hideous experiments on his own private South Seas island
Love me tonight by Rouben Mamoulian( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
A carefree tailor leaves Paris to collect on an outstanding bill at an aristocratic client's chateau. Mistaken for royalty, he attempts to woo a lovely princess
La folla ( visu )
2 editions published in 2013 in Undetermined and held by 3 libraries worldwide
John Sims arriva ventenne in una New York anonima e ostile e quando conosce Ma ry la felicità sembra entrare nella sua vita: i due si sposano e hanno due bambini ma poi la situazione si degrada. Cattive amicizie, perdita del lavoro, morte accidentale della figlia; John tenta anche il suicidio ma poi la coppia ritrova fiducia e si perde sorridente nella folla. (Mereghetti)
Y el mundo marcha by King Vidor( visu )
3 editions published in 2009 in 3 languages and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Un joven solitario impulsado por la ambición y el idealismo se enfrenta a la vida en el Nueva York de principios del siglo XX. Las duras condiciones que impone esta realidad desmitifican el mítico sueño americano
Metro Goldwyn Mayer presents The crowd Die Menge ( visu )
1 edition published in 1927 in German and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Slapstick encyclopedia ( visu )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Showcases the early comedy shorts of the film industry
L'oiseau du paradis by King Vidor( visu )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Bert Roach acteur américain
Bert Roach Amerikaans acteur (1891-1971)
Bert Roach attore statunitense
Roach, Egbert 1891-1971
Берт Роуч
برت روچ بازیگر آمریکایی
Languages
English (53)
German (3)
Spanish (1)
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